Ignition Systems

EverLite Retractable HEI Electronic Flare Pilot (Model 970)


  • Retractable to grade for ease of maintenance
  • Robust flare pilot designed to meet the requirements of API-537
  • Ignition by direct spark high energy ignition system
  • Pilot ignition monitoring via thermocouples or flame ionization
  • Stainless steel pilot gas inspirator and y-strainer
  • Standard retractability system recommended for flares up to 100 feet tall [30.5 m]
  • Custom retractability systems for flares 100+ feet tall [30.5 m+]

Selection Criteria / Advantages

  • Easy maintenance using track, winch and pulley system to bring pilot to grade
  • Rapid ignition and reignition
  • Flame stability in high wind conditions
  • No flame front generator required
  • Non-contact spark rod tip located below the flare tip to promote longevity
  • Integrated wind hood and pilot nozzle
  • Allows up to 4 different monitoring elements via thermocouples and / or flame ionization
  • Pilot gas inspirator with optional wind shield
  • Wheel / slider assemblies for smooth retractability
  • Low fuel gas consumption


Length: 7’-3” [2210 mm] Wind hood and pilot nozzle: 310SS
Weight: 80 lbs. [36.3 kg] Pilot gas line: 316SS

Standard Materials:

Ignition line: 316SS
Inspirator: 316SS

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